I don't post on the bb anymore, but I lurk. I was born in 1951 and have quite a few old family recipes from the 50's. This pineapple dessert was one my grandmother used to make. Martha in KS
1 stick butter
3/4 lb box vanilla wafers
3/4 box confectioners' sugar
1 lg. can crushed pineapple (drained)
1 cup chopped pecans
1/2 pint whipping cream
Cream butter and sugar. Add pineapple and nuts. Alternate layers of whole vanilla wafers and pineapple mixture in square baking dish (9x9) using 3 layers of pineapple mixture. Whip cream and sweeten with 1 tsp. sugar. Cover entire mixture. Refrigerate overnight.
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